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    Markel Corp. (MKL)

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    Markel Corp.
    4521 Highwoods Parkway
    Glen Allen, VA 23060
    United States - Map
    Phone: 804-747-0136
    Fax: 804-965-1600
    Website: http://www.markelcorp.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Property & Casualty Insurance
    Full Time Employees:7,200

    Business Summary 

    Markel Corporation markets and underwrites specialty insurance products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Excess and Surplus Lines, Specialty Admitted, and London Insurance Market. The Excess and Surplus Lines segment writes risks outside of the standard market, including catastrophe-exposed property, professional liability, products liability, general liability, commercial umbrella, and other tailored coverages. This segment also provides environmental, transportation, inland marine, ocean marine, and railroad insurance products, as well as casualty facultative reinsurance, and public entity insurance and reinsurance products. The Specialty Admitted segment writes risks that remain with an admitted insurance company for marketing and regulatory reasons. This segment writes specialty program, personal property and liability coverage, and workers’ compensation insurance products. The London Insurance Market segment writes specialty property, casualty, professional liability, equine, marine, energy, trade credit insurance and reinsurance, crime and contingency, accident and health, products liability, excess and umbrella, and environmental liability coverage products. Markel Corporation was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in Glen Allen, Virginia.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Markel Corp.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Jan 1, 2015 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 2.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Alan I. Kirshner , 79
    Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer
    Mr. Thomas Sinnickson Gayner , 54
    Pres, Chief Investment Officer, Pres of Markel Gayner Asset Management Corp. and Pres of Markel Ventures Inc
    Mr. Richard R. Whitt III, 51
    Pres and Co-Chief Operating Officer
    Mr. F. Michael Crowley , 63
    Pres and Co-Chief Operating Officer
    Ms. Anne G. Waleski , 48
    Chief Financial Officer and VP
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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